Attorney For Friesland Murder Suspect Files Motion To Withdraw

(Friesland) A Friesland man accused of killing his wife may need of a new defense attorney. Kevin Krueger is facing four felony charges including First Degree Intentional Homicide, Possession of a Firearm By a Convicted Felon, Possession of Narcotic Drugs and Stalking Resulting in Bodily Harm. Krueger’s attorney Robert Nagel filed a motion in Columbia County court this week seeking to withdraw as counsel. A motion hearing is scheduled for next Thursday. Krueger reportedly claimed he does not remember shooting his estranged wife to death at a hotel in February of 2016. The 53-year-old allegedly stole a shotgun from a friend and used it to kill 41-year-old Tracy Krueger at the Ridge Motor Inn in Portage. A weeklong jury trial is slated to begin on June 18.